WorldCat Identities

Garve, Andrew 1908-2001

Overview
Works: 191 works in 802 publications in 11 languages and 9,763 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ3.W7354, 823.912
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Most widely held works about Andrew Garve
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Most widely held works by Andrew Garve
The long short cut by Andrew Garve( Book )

25 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twig is late for school one day, so he disobeys the rules, takes a shortcut, and gets lost in the woods
The ascent of D-13 by Andrew Garve( Book )

16 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Top notch suspense thriller in which the hero must conquer a difficult mountain as well as a lovely Russian mountain climber
Hide and go seek by Andrew Garve( Book )

26 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Hunt is both ambitious and unpleasant: he is engaged to be married to a plain girl with a beautiful fortune. Someone from his past shows up just two weeks before the marriage who threatens his new way of life and suddenly murder is on his mind
Counterstroke by Andrew Garve( Book )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hero for Leanda by Andrew Garve( Book )

27 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home to roost by Andrew Garve( Book )

17 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is one thing to commit a murder, another to confess it, as mystery writer Walter Haines finds out. Popular TV actor Max Ryland is stabbed to death in his cottage, but Walter has an alibi: he was in Portugal at the time. His wife had run off with Max so Walter had every reason to be vengeful but he wouldn't have murdered him, would he? When Walter, for his own good reasons, choses to confess to the crime, the police insist that he re-enact the murder exactly as he alleges he committed it.n. Can Walter convince the police of his guilt by breaking a perfect alibi?
The ashes of Loda by Andrew Garve( Book )

21 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frame-up by Andrew Garve( Book )

18 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in 5 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The late Bill Smith by Andrew Garve( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 2005 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man seeks refuge from would-be assassins and enlists the help of an attractive woman
The Megstone plot by Andrew Garve( Book )

25 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commander Colin Easton meets an old comrade and is introduced to his friend's wife. The two soon start an affair and Colin hatches a money-making plot with his married lover in the hope that he will be branded a traitor and can sue for libel. He takes himself off to Megstone so that he is branded a traitor, and marooned' on this small deserted island but with his 'rescue' assured
The case of Robert Quarry by Andrew Garve( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 2012 in English and French and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chairman of an English engineering company is brutally murdered shortly after laying off three thousand workers
Murder in Moscow by Andrew Garve( Book )

31 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A vicious murder is masked by a Red blanket of subversive activity. Verney, a British journalist, had been sent to Moscow to report on changes in the Russian scene. When the Rev. Andrew Mullet, the leader of a British peace delegation is murdered, Verney soon discovers the sort of changes that have occurred. The authorities produce a pseudo-criminal in place of the real murderer"--Dust jacket back
A very quiet place by Andrew Garve( Book )

19 editions published between 1967 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cuckoo Line affair by Andrew Garve( Book )

23 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty-year-old Edward Latimer is falsely accused of assault by a mysterious young woman. When the woman is later found dead, the police arrest Edward Latimer for her murder. Determined to prove their father's innocence, Latimer's two sons set out to find the real murderer
The Lester affair by Andrew Garve( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trio of unscrupulous blackmailers frame a young M.P. running for the Prime Minister's seat
Prisoner's friend by Andrew Garve( Book )

17 editions published between 1962 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ashe, who makes weekly visits to a prison, secures a job for parolee Terry Booth with a nearby garage owner, Winter, to find that Booth is generally disliked as well as distrusted for his record- robbery and assault. Still Ashe is the last to believe that Booth is responsible for the murder of Winter's wife, and his stubborn speculations and theoretical assumptions secure a culprit the police have failed to find
The narrow search by Andrew Garve( Book )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clare Hunter's ruthless husband resorts to a special type of blackmail to prevent her from leaving him. Unable to find recourse through ordinary legal methods, she finally finds an ally in a former colleague and they rely on each other and their wits to solve the unsolvable
The far sands by Andrew Garve( Book )

34 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystery story about identical twins and their husbands
No tears for Hilda by Andrew Garve( Book )

25 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Easterbrook arrives in London to discover that his best friend, kindly George Lambert, has been charged with wife-murder. Max can't believe that his friend is guilty, and tries to find evidence that will prove his innocence, but the picture is bleak, with George known to be in a love relationship with a pretty young nurse and the deceased wife, Hilda, seemingly a harmless woman without an enemy in the world. Beautifully presented with striking artwork and stylish yet easy-to-read type, avid readers of crime will love reading this gripping, well-written thriller. The appetite for traditional crime fiction has never been stronger, and Arcturus Crime Classics aim to introduce a new generation of readers to some of the great crime writing of the 20th century - especially the so-called 'golden era' of the 30s and 40s
Boomerang; an Australian escapade by Andrew Garve( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A British gambler risks his life and fortune in a gold mining scheme in Australia
 
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Murder in Moscow
Alternative Names

controlled identityBax, Roger, 1908-2001

controlled identitySomers, Paul, 1908-2001

controlled identityWinterton, Paul, 1908-2001

Andrew Garve

Andrew Garve Brits schrijver van misdaadromans (1908-2001)

Bakss, Rodžers, 1908-

Bax, Roger.

Bax, Roger 1908-2001

Garve, A.

Somers, Paul.

Somers, Paul 1908-2001

Winterton, P.

Winterton Paul

Winterton, Paul 1908-2001

가브, 앤드류 1908-2001

アンドリュウ・ガーブ

ガーヴ, アンドリュウ

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Hide and go seekHome to roostThe late Bill SmithThe Megstone plotMurder in MoscowPrisoner's friendThe far sands